April 1, 1976 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Conrail takes over operations from six bankrupt railroads in the northeastern U.S..
  • Jovian-Plutonian gravitational effect is first reported by the astronomer Patrick Moore.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Steve Wozniak and Steve Jobs found Apple Computer in the garage of Jobs' parents house in Cupertino, California

Co-founder of Apple Steve Wozniak
Co-founder of Apple
Steve Wozniak
Apple Co-founder Steve Jobs
Apple Co-founder
Steve Jobs

Deaths in History

  • Max Ernst, German/French surrealist painter/sculptor, dies at 85
  • S Constantine Timoshenko, Russian marshal, dies at 75